This, of course, was awesome for fans, given that we were treated to a year filled with some of the best Korean songs released in recent years. And without further ado, here it goes. Its chorus is not immediately obvious and the members sing in a hushed tone that is unusual to modern pop music. With each new listen, the song grows though; the drum beat intricacies and vocal infections become more pronounced. This is a group making great use of their weaker vocals, it gives the deeper voiced Sojin a chance to sing a chorus, but not go beyond her own vocal means. The structure brings the song together conceptually, making it jittery and restless. As a result, we got a dreamy, minimal electro-pop song that featured the diva singing provocative lyrics in a sultry, deeper voice more adequate for her age bracket. From the moment that he starts singing, hearts instantly melt.
One of the best ballads released of the year, the Brown Eyed Soul member's stirring performance could have been released in any decade and still deliver the same amount of chills. FTA created a warm, throbbing production where the girl group member's vocals soared in a way previously unheard on Kara tunes. T While Block B took the year off for splinter groups and let its members try out some solo tracks, Zicos's attempts were embraced by hip-hop heads and pop fans alike. His greatest achievement of the year, though? Good luck trying not to groove along with that horn breakdown. The Sia -like delivery is stirring and able to make anyone empathize with the year-old. EXO's "Call Me Baby" took everything you knew about boy-band music and upped the ante one hundred times with this addictive jam that seems to place EXO as the modern, musical equivalent of 'N Sync. By the sheer passion felt on the chorus' belts, it's clear the year-old had been waiting a lot time for his time to shine.
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If you need a little bit of info about the structure and background of this list, please take a moment to read my previous post here. If you love sweeping string sections like I do, then prepare thy loins. Can someone make that happen? With EJ Show and E. Another year, another Hyuna release. This time, the idol sex bomb went all Unpretty Rapstar and released one of the better tracks the show wished it could come up with. The single landed in an interesting spot for the group. I do know that he has a unique timbre that I really like. Anyway, he sounds good in this song. His whisper-singing in this particular tune synchronizes with the beat beautifully, and the choir effect in the background adds to the sacramental imagery.